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[Bug 10327] New: supported URL schemes in open()

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Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2010 12:34:28 +0000
To: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-10327-2927@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>

           Summary: supported URL schemes in open()
           Product: WebAppsWG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: XHR 1.0
        AssignedTo: annevk@opera.com
        ReportedBy: annevk@opera.com
         QAContact: member-webapi-cvs@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-webapps@w3.org

I would like to have clearer language for URLs regarding their supported
<scheme> component.

I.e. I would like it to be clear from the draft what happens if you use any of
the following:


My preferred solution would be to throw unless the URL scheme is one of a
whitelist which contains:

  file (implementation specific, must throw a SYNTAX_ERR if the current scheme
is not file)

We can add to this whitelist in the future, such as the blob URL scheme.

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